[aprssig] New tablet usable for APRS.

Sander Pool sander_pool at pobox.com
Tue Jan 31 09:50:08 CST 2012

Well that depends on what problem you're trying to solve :) If you need 
a tablet form factor for an APRS station then this would be a great 
option as long as it has the needed IO. I would probably use a netbook 
with windows and aprsis32. If I wanted to run xastir I'd put a linux 
distro on that netbook. But I like keyboards and touchpads :)

Like many I'm excited to see the raspberry pi come out, hopefully any 
day now. That would make one sweet embedded radio connected computer, 
APRS and otherwise.


     Sander W1SOP

On 1/31/2012 8:32 AM, Eric Hansen wrote:
> http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/news/2012/01/new-kde-tablet-to-liberate-linux-enthusiasts-from-walled-garden.ars?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+arstechnica%2Findex+%28Ars+Technica+-+Featured+Content%29 
> <http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/news/2012/01/new-kde-tablet-to-liberate-linux-enthusiasts-from-walled-garden.ars?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+arstechnica%2Findex+%28Ars+Technica+-+Featured+Content%29> 
> Install Xastir, problem solved?

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